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Databases & Digital Collections


Explore government in action with the most comprehensive web-based resource available for congressional hearings, public issues, legislation, history, and legal research.
  • Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection
    Discover a unique perspective on American history, public policy, business and economics, politics, international relations, and the law through the daily Congressional Record, Annals of Congress, the Register of Debates, and the Congressional Globe.
  • U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection
    Explore every aspect of American life from the early 19th century onward through this web-based full text access to the U.S. Serial Set.

Government Periodicals Index

Find articles on myriad topics that have appeared in U.S. government periodicals.

History Vault

Unlock the wealth of primary source materials with one click.

Legislative Insight

Explore the legislative process leading up to enactment of U.S. laws.

Statistical Collections


Statistical Insight

Locate highly sought after statistics from state and Federal government reports, private sector sources, and international intergovernmental organizations.